Richard Gorelick is the CEO of RGM Advisors, a trading firm that he co‐founded in 2001. The company applies scientific approaches and computing power to automated trading strategies in multiple asset classes around the world. Richard is a member of the CFTC’s Technology Advisory Committee and a participant in the UK government’s Foresight project on the Future of Computer Trading in the Financial Markets. Richard serves on the Board of Directors of both of Direct Edge's securities exchanges. Richard is also on the Board of the Futures Industry Association and on the Executive Committee of its Principal Traders Group. Prior to RGM, Richard was the Chief Strategy Officer of Deja.com. Prior to Deja, Richard was an attorney in Coudert Brothers' New York office. Richard received his B.A. in international relations from the University of Pennsylvania and a J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.